Archive for August 2012

Jobless Americans Suffer as Obama Joins the 1%

(Tampa, Florida) – The following comments are excerpted from remarks by legendary entertainer and 60 Plus Association national spokesman Pat Boone at a breakfast hosted by 60 Plus to honor senior citizen delegates at the Republican National Convention in Tampa: “On the constant bashing of Mitt Romney’s wealth and success in business, as if that…

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Mitt Romney Answers the Call

Rekindles the Promise of America’s Greatness “As President, Mitt Romney will not fail the American people, or fail the mission before him.” (Tampa, Florida) – 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters, issued the following statement regarding Governor Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech at…

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Paul Ryan Speech Gives America Hope for Better Future

“Seniors win big with selection of Ryan on ticket,” says Jim Martin of 60 Plus     (Tampa, Florida) – Congressman Paul Ryan’s acceptance speech for the Republican Vice Presidential nomination drew strong praise from 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters. Ryan…

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Senior Voice: Fall 2012

Read our Fall 2012 issue of SENIOR VOICE here. Featuring news articles: -60 Plus Takes to the Air with TV Campaign to Save and Preserve Medicare -Ryan Plan to Fix Medicare: Point by Point -“Medi-scare, Medi-scare, Medi-scare” -Democrats Need Hearing Aids Not Earplugs -AARP: Their voice does not speak for the elderly they claim to…

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60 Plus Announces 2nd Leg of Healthcare Freedom Bus Tour

Chairman Jim Martin and 60 Plus Spokesman Pat Boone: “In the aftermath of the Supreme Court decision in June, we’re taking the case for the future of America’s healthcare to a higher court — the ‘People’s Court.’”   Bus Tour Expands to a Dozen States from inaugural three-state tour in June   Boone, a native…

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Wisconsin Seniors Tell Baldwin to Take the State's Lead and Stop the Wasteful Spending

60 Plus Association launches $535,000 ad campaign in Badger State ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Wisconsin seniors told Rep. Tammy Baldwin to follow Wisconsin’s lead and stop the wasteful spending in a new 60 Plus Association television ad that was launched today.  Highlighting Sen. Baldwin’s decision to support a $1 trillion stimulus, $700 billion in Medicare cuts…

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Pat Boone Challenges Tester on Health Care Reform's IPAB in New Ad

60 Plus backs ad with $252,000 statewide buy HELENA, Mont. – The 60 Plus Association today launched a new ad campaign that targets Montana Senator Jon Tester on his support for health care reform’s Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB).  The $252,000 ad campaign, which features music legend and 60 Plus National Spokesman Pat Boone, will…

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Obama Medicare Ad Neglects to Mention $716 Billion Cut, Failure to Act

Jim Martin, “Obama denies cuts?  Nancy Pelosi herself crowed about half a trillion dollar cut to Medicare.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – The Obama campaign has a new TV ad out today to help bolster their falling numbers on the issue of Medicare, playing defense to the fact that the President cut over $700 billion from the…

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Romney/Ryan Plan to Save Medicare Has Obama in Spin Mode on Campaign Trail

Jim Martin: “The President’s approach to Medicare means deep cuts hurting seniors and tax hikes hurting workers.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – The 2012 presidential contest is drawing a stark contrast between the candidates on the issue of Medicare, with the Romney/Ryan ticket gaining steam by vowing to repeal and replace Obamacare, which siphoned $716 billion from…

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